The National Cattlemen's Foundation, together with the National Cattlemen's Beef Association and the CME Group, are offering ten $1,500 scholarships to outstanding students who are pursuing careers in the beef industry. The 2012-2013 Beef Industry Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors or full-time undergraduate students enrolled at two-year or four-year institutions for the 2012-2013 school year.
Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to a career in the beef industry through classes, internships or life experiences. Fields of study for potential scholarship recipients may include education, communications, production, research or other areas related to the beef industry. Interim Chairman of the Board of Trustees for the National Cattlemen's Foundation John Lacey says - the Beef Industry Scholarships will help ensure a bright future for deserving students and for the beef industry in the United States.
All submissions for the 2012-2013 Beef Industry Scholarship must be postmarked or received via email or fax by Dec. 9, 2011. To download the scholarship application online visit www dot nationalcattlemensfoundation.org (www.nationalcattlemensfoundation.org). To have an application sent to you or for more information contact Barb Wilkinson at [email protected] or [email protected].